sharing in governance of extractive industries
Tanzanians have heard it all. The world has not heard the last of it. Uncle Magufuli and his team were all teeth out yesterday when a certain Thornton jetted-in and broke the news that there is bucks for take at the tune of US $300 million. This comes when the US $190 Billion tax…Continue
Panelists at a day’s forum to evaluate the just passed Ghana’s Petroleum (Exploration & Production) Act has largely described the law as Progressive that will maximize the needed fiscal dividends that will bring the desired benefits to the people. But, were quick to add that there were still some few gaps that needed to be refined to make it perfect. Some were debt loading, mis-pricing, and valuation pricing.…Continue
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Participants at a-day’s roundtable discussion on falling oil prices and its impact on Ghana Government’s revenue and the national budget have…Continue
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by Andrew Bauer and Maw Htun Aung ~ 13:32, 27 August 2015
On 8 November, Myanmar will vote for a new government. Much is at stake.
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From R-L, The reps from GNPC, NaNa Aba BoG, Owuso Addo PIAC, Min. of Fin rep, and Dr. Adam ACEP .
Key stakeholders in Ghana’s oil and gas sector say their actions and inaction in the sector has profound consequences on the people of Ghana that they are…Continue
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For interactive data tools, charts and the full article, please visit: http://www.resourcegovernance.org/news/blog/why-werent-governments-better-prepared-commodity-price-crash
by Andrew Bauer, NRGI Senior Economic Analyst, and David Mihalyi, NRGI Economic Analyst
Headlines about resource-rich economies faltering…Continue
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The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP), while applauding the government of Ghana for its 2015 Budget Policies, “ saying it contains many progressive and forward-looking policies” yet draws government’s attention to very serious challenges facing the country’s Energy Sector. These Challenges when addressed, would greatly enhance Ghana’s Transformation Agenda.
ACEP says some of the forward-looking…Continue
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Ten journalists from both the private and state media on Friday embarked on a five-day duty tour to Tanzania. The programme organised by the Institute of Financial and Economic Journalists (IFEJ) is being supported by GIZ Good Financial Governance Programme in Co-operation with the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) issued here.
The tour is a follow up of series of workshops organised by the IFEJ on the extractive industry of which the last…Continue
August 2014 marks exactly one year that I wrote a story on Ghana’s Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) and the huge difficulties of carrying out its mandate under the heading “Public Interest And Accountability Committee Report Still Born?”, and published on my blog and in Crusading Guide drawing attention to the hydra-headed resources deficit facing PIAC. Not surprised experts in Civil Societies Organizations (CSOs) in the oil and…Continue
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The research was a joint initiative by Revenue…Continue
By Coletta Wanjohi, Uganda
Bank of Uganda's main role is advising the government on all matters pertaining economic policy and de-velopment and this also involves the oil sector. The National Oil and Gas Policy that was approved by cabi-net in 2008 gives Bank of Uganda the mandate to be the manager of the oil revenue. This means that when Uganda's oil starts flowing and it is either exported or sold whatever revenue is realized will be managed largely by the central…Continue
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